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Asking Price$75,000
Revenue$341,324 Established2005
Cash Flow$60,000 Employees12 part-time
FF&E$150,000* FranchiseYes
Inventory$8,000 RelocatableNo
Real EstateUndisclosed Home-basedNo
* Included in Asking Price
Excellent opportunity to own a hot franchise for a great price!  Using only the finest ingredients, the highest quality ice cream available which is made fresh each day at the store.  Every ice cream creation is then made to order by blending in mix-ins on a frozen granite stone.  (Confidential sale – please do not discuss with employees and call to schedule an appointment to visit the store.)

Prime retail space in the heart of the "pedestrian-friendly" downtown business
district with restaurants, shops and services all within walking distance.  This Centre is a mixed-use development in the heart of downtown offering office, retail and residential space.   Anchored by a large office tenant, TheAyco Company and several popular retailers such as Talbots, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic & Aveda, in addition to 30 luxury rental apartments above.   On-site parking and easy access to all major arteries.

Listing Company: EatZ & Associates
Listing Agent:  Tami Hillier
Contact Number:  503-319-4626
Facilities:Leased Space – Rent $4,668/mth includes CAM, taxes & insurance. Current lease expires 2015. Seating: 9. Square Feet: 1,200. Days/Hrs of Operation: Su-Th 12n-10p & Fr-Sa 12n-11p (winter only till 9:30p).
Competition:# 1 Ice Cream Franchise in the Nation. Voted “Best Ice Cream” countless times. They offer quality, variety & choice, which is what customers want! Better because it’s made fresh every day in every store, which puts them completely in a class of their own. Industry experts categorize Cold Stone as "Super Premium." Ranked #1 in Category. Entrepreneur Magazine: Fastest-Growing Franchises: #11. Franchise Top 500 Rankings: #50 (2012), #54 (2011), #35 (2010), #46 (2009). Fastest-Growing: #64 (2008). America's Top Global: #46 (2012), #47 (2011), #29 (2010), #40 (2009).
Growth Potential:First store opened in 1988, began franchising in 1995. Currently operating more than 1,450 locations in the U.S. and 12 countries worldwide. Cold Stone has the highest average unit sales volume of any ice cream concept. The trend in ice cream is certainly towards premium & super premium and sales prove it. Ice cream is consumed by more than 90% of households in the United States. The estimated frozen desserts industry is estimated at more than $21 billion.
Training/Support:80 hrs @ Store and 5 days @ Headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Seller Financing:Possibly, with $30,000 down.
Sale Reason:Lives too far away and other business obligations.
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Seller Reference #CSC SAR NY
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